|Short Name:||Benjamin Williams|
|Full Name:||Williams, Benjamin, 1725-1795|
Williams, Benjamin, 1725-1795. Presbyterian minister at Salisbury, who in addition to a volume of Sermons, 1770, and the Salisbury Hymn Book, 1778, published The Book of Psalms as translated, paraphrased or imitated by some of the most eminent English poets, &c. Salisbury, 1781. His best known hymn, "Holy, holy, holy Lord," in celebration of the Divine Goodness, is in his own Collection, Kippis, Martineau’s Hymns for the Christian Church and Home, Martineau’s Hymns of Praise and Prayer, and Belfast Collection.
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)
|Texts by Benjamin Williams (3)||As||Instances|
|Heavenly Father! Sovereign Lord! Be thy glorious name adored!||Benjamin Williams (Author)||5|
|Holy, holy, holy Lord! Be thy glorious name adored||Benjamin Williams (Author)||13|
|Our children thou dost claim||B. Williams (Author)||22|